SendtoNews is pleased to announce it has secured digital distribution rights for the National Hockey League (NHL®) short-form digital video content for the 2016-17 season.
SendtoNews’ vast network of U.S. news publishing partners will now have access to NHL game highlights, interviews, top plays and other fan interest video content to publish and monetize through their owned and operated online news properties.
“SendtoNews now has the most comprehensive inventory of digital sports video content in the world,” states SendtoNews Exec Chair Matthew Watson. “We are pleased to now offer highly popular NHL content as an extension of our portfolio, which already includes exclusive rights to MLB, NASCAR and PGA TOUR, and co-exclusive rights to NBA and 70 other leagues. Through this new rights deal, hockey fans throughout the U.S. will have additional access to NHL content via their preferred online newspapers and the NHL will have increased exposure to a large, nationwide audience of new potential fans.”
The NHL's 2016-17 regular season commenced on October 12, 2016. The 1,230-game regular-season schedule - 82 games per team – will conclude on April 9, 2017, and the Stanley Cup® Playoffs would begin immediately thereafter.
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